Muller \Mull"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, mulls. [1913 Webster]
2. A vessel in which wine, etc., is mulled over a fire. [1913 Webster]
Muller \Mull"er\, n. [OE. mullen to pulverize, bruise; cf. Icel.
mylja; prob. akin to E. mold soil. See Mold soil, and cf.
A stone or thick lump of glass, or kind of pestle, flat at the bottom, used for grinding pigments or drugs, etc., upon a slab of similar material. [1913 Webster] Mullerian
1: Swiss chemist who synthesized DDT and discovered its use as an insecticide (1899-1965) [syn: Muller, Paul Hermann Muller]
2: Swiss physicist who studied superconductivity (born in 1927) [syn: Muller, Karl Alex Muller]
3: German physiologist and anatomist (1801-1858) [syn: Muller, Johannes Peter Muller]
4: German mathematician and astronomer (1436-1476) [syn: Muller, Johann Muller, Regiomontanus]
5: British philologist (born in Germany) who specialized in Sanskrit (1823-1900) [syn: Muller, Max Muller, Friedrich Max Muller]
6: United States geneticist who studied the effects of X-rays on genes (1890-1967) [syn: Muller, Hermann Joseph Muller]
7: a reflective thinker characterized by quiet contemplation [syn: muser, muller, ponderer, ruminator]
8: a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone [syn: pestle, muller, pounder]
9: a vessel in which wine is mulled
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